who is the father of geography?

Asked by  | 25th Mar, 2008, 04:12: PM

Expert Answer:

There are different opinions regarding who should be considered as the father of Geography.  According to most scholars, Eratosthenes is known as the father of Geography because he is considered to have been the first person to use the word 'Geography'.However, many scholars also consider Hiccatius as the Father of Geography.

Answered by  | 22nd Dec, 2017, 03:27: PM

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